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WRTG 105 Questions of Travel (S Murray)

Finding Books

Finding books at UR
1. Search 
DiscoverUR for the terms on your topic as either a keywords or as a subject headings to find physical and online materials within the library.

Or, click on Advanced Search to search for your keywords:

2. Search for well know names of adventurers such as:

Bird, Isabella Peck, Washington
Bly, Nellie Fang, Fang
Kempe, Margery Kermani, Navid
Reynolds, Pamela Beehler, Bruce
Earhart, Amelia Xun, Alu
Eberhardt, Isabelle Einstein, Albert

3. Browsing the stacks:  Items in our library are co-located by subject. You might wish to browse the shelves near any books you find in the catalog.

Note: For other call number ranges, see this Call number directory.


Finding books that are NOT in our library
To search for titles outside our library on a particular topic, use the WorldCat Database. Search for a known title or for keywords on your topic.



Once you find a title you'd like to borrow, click the "River Campus Interlibrary Loan" link to submit an interlibrary loan request.


Below, are some titles from our catalog that may be of interest: